After switching Essroc for a few hours, the local Southern Indiana Railway crew stopped to switch from using S2M 103 to 104 due to a traction motor issue with 103. The Southern Indiana Railway is ... (more)
The Southern Indiana Railway operates between the Essroc cement plant in Speed and the CSX interchange in Watson, IN. The route was originally an interurban line and features many sharp curves and... (more)
The evolution of an upgraded LIRC continues as a loaded
ballast train sits parked at Speed.
A pair of standard cab EMD's lead northbound Q226 up the LIRC at Sellersburg. CSX SD40-2 8404 was built as C&O
Louisville & Indiana Railroad's train CJ, the Columbus, IN to Jeffersonville, IN turn, passes through Sellersburg, IN with 26 cars and a matching pair of GP38-3's.
Louisville & Indiana Railroad, LIRC 2004 EMD GP38-3 at Essroc Ready Mix Concrete Supplier "Speed" Sellersburg, Indaina on March 22, 2014.
The 131st running of the Kentucky Derby had been run the day before as Amtrak's Derby special heads back to Chicago with L&N's Royal Street bringing up the northbound trip over the LIRC to Indy.
One of Southern Indiana Railway's rebuilt ALCO switchers was switching main customer in Sellersburg, IN
The Pennsylvania Railroad is still visible on the bridge over Silver Creek as two tuscan red LIRC GP38-2's lead the northbound CJ for Columbus.
LIRC's 2004 and 2002 lead the northbound CJ by Sellersburg.
A LIRC local passes the Clark County airport as it heads
north for Speed Indiana.
The Louisville and Indiana Columbus to Jeffersonville train is getting close to their destination as they roll by the Clark County Airport with a Korean war era fighter jet on a post out front.
The sun is about to dip below the horizon as a northbound LIRC local passes through Sellersburg.
Southern Indiana Railroad (SIND) S-2m No. 103 travels through a curve on the return trip to Sellersburg, Indiana, on August 10, 2012. These sharp curves nicely illustrate the interurban heritage o... (more)
CSX Q573 heads south down the LIRC as it crosses Silver Creek nearing Jeffersonville.